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Head-Quarters, Cambridge, August 16, 1775.

(Parole, Cumberland.)

(Countersign, Dunstable.)

Captain Eleazer Lindsey, of Col˙ Gerrish' s Regiment, tried by a General Court-Martial for "absenting himself from his post, which was attacked, and abandoned to the enemy." The Court on consideration are of opinion that Captain Lindsey be discharged the service, as a person improper to sustain a commission.

John Parke, Esq˙, is appointed an Assistant to the Quartermaster General. He is to be obeyed as such.